වැඩිහිටි දිවියට අත්වැලක්

“ Aid for Healthy Aging ”

Workshop on Early Detection and Prevention of Common Disorders in Older People
07th & 19th September 2019
Venue – Sri Lanka Foundation Institute
Organized by – Sri Lanka Association of Geriatric Medicine

“Wadihiti Deviyata Athwelak”  Is a WHO funded TOT for medical practitioners on prevention and early detection of diseases commonly seen among older people. The programme addresses topics such as NCD, falls, respiratory disorders, hearing and vision impairment, nutrition, psychiatry disorders, medical check-ups and activities for daily living in relation to ageing. Resource persons have been nominated by the respective professional colleges. Trained medical professionals will be awarded with certificates, manual and the CDs of presentations. Trained medical professionals are encouraged to address Elder Societies in villages, country wide.

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Trainer Training on Public Education on Healthy Ageing
Programme

7.45 AM – 8.10 AMRegistration
8.30 AM – 8.50 AMAgeing Issues in Sri LankaDr. Aiendralal Balasooriya
Consultant Community Physician
8.50 AM – 9.15 AMEarly detection and prevention of common respiratory disorders in Older PeopleDr. Wathsala Gunasinghe
Consultant Respiratory Physician
9.15 AM – 9.45 AMEarly detection and prevention of NCD in Older peopleDr. B.Thamotharan
Resident Physician
9.45 AM – 10.05 AMEarly detection and prevention of cancers in Older peopleDr. Yasantha Ariyaratne
Consultant Oncologists
10.05 AM – 10.25 AMEarly detection and prevention of Psychiatry disorders in Older peopleDr. Chathurie Suraweera
Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry
10.25 AM – 11.00 AMTea
11.00 AM – 11.20 AMEarly detection and prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders in Older peopleDr. Gunandrika Kasturirathne
Consultant Rheumatologist
11.20 AM – 11.40 AMEarly detection and prevention of Falls in Older peopleDr. Chandana Kanakarathna
Consultant in Geriatric Medicine
11.40 AM – 12.00 PMEarly detection and prevention of Vision disorders in Older peopleDr. Deepani Wewelwala
Consultant Eye Surgeon
12.00 PM – 12.20 PMEarly detection and prevention of Hearing disorders in Older peopleDr. Chandra Jayasooriya
Consultant ENT Surgeon
12.20 PM – 12.40 PMEarly detection and prevention of Nutrition disorders in Older peopleDr. Renuka Jayathissa
Consultant Community Physician
12.40 PM – 1.00 PMMedical Check ups for older peopleDr. Ruviz Haniffa
Consultant Family Physician
1.00 PM – 2.00 PMLunch
2.00 PM – 3.30 PMCommunication Skill Development workshopHealth Promotion Bureau
Communication Skill
Development Team